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Kaweah Health To Host Free Hands-Only CPR Event In Downtown Visalia

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  • Written By: Maria Rodriguez Ornelas

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Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2023

Time: 10 AM - 12 PM

Location: Garden Street Plaza

101 S. Garden St.

Visalia, CA 93291

For the second year in a row, Kaweah Health is hosting a free Hands-Only CPR Training Event to teach community members about this simple life-saving technique. The family-friendly event will be led by registered nurses, and will provide instruction and practice in hands-only CPR for adults, infants and children. Additionally, this year’s event will have a Stop-The-Bleed demonstration showcasing how to apply a tourniquet if someone has a life-threatening bleed. These techniques will teach participants to recognize and respond effectively in emergency situation and there will be prizes for all who receive training.


Immediate CPR can greatly increase the survival rate of individuals experiencing cardiac arrest. The Hands-Only CPR Event aims to empower community members with this specific CPR technique. By learning this skill, participants will be able to confidently respond to cardiac emergencies and potentially save lives.


Kaweah Health is a publicly-owned community healthcare organization that provides comprehensive health services to the greater Visalia region and Tulare County. With more than 4,800 employees and 700 medical staff, Kaweah Health is committed to meeting the community’s health needs through state-of-the-art medicine, high-quality preventive services, and specialized health centers and clinics. For more information, visit or follow Kaweah Health on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.